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1 The National Cyclopedia of American Biographey, Indexes, 1959
New York James T. White & Co. 1959 Very Good 
8" x 11"; green library cloth, some shelf wear, little scuffing; contents very clean and complete; good. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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2 Who's Who of American Women
Chicago Marquis 1975 Very Good 
9th edition, 1975-1976; ex lib. ; quarter cloth; very good; corners slightly bumped. 
Price: 31.50 USD
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3 Adams, James Truslow (editor In Chief) Dictionary of American History (8 Volumes)
New York Charles Scribner 1946 Very Good 
Excellent reference work in 8 volumes. A-Z in volumes I -V, followed by an index, a 1943 Atlas volume, and a 1961 Supplement. All are in blue buckram binding, gilt on spine, previous owner's bookplate on front end page. Minor wear to covers, some sunning to spines. A decent and solid group. 
Price: 87.50 USD
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4 Cutler, B. D. and Stiles, Villa Modern British Authors: Their First Editions
New York Greenberg 1930 Hardcover Very Good 
Hinges slightly cracked, spine ends bumped, pages untrimmed, some pencil marks, otherwise Good, 1 of 1050 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Johnson, Allen, (Ed) Dictionary of American Biography Centenary Edition
New York Charles Scribner 1946 Very Good 
Twenty-two volumes bound in eleven. 11th volume is an index and a supplement. 4to, blue buckram binding, gilt lettering. Previous owner's bookplate on front end page. Spines are sunned, covers show light wear. Minor rubbing to corners. An excellent reference work with strong and detailed biographies. 
Price: 367.50 USD
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6 Putnam, George Palmer (compiled) Tabular Views of Universal History, a Series of Chronological Table, Presenting in Parallel Columns, a Record of the More Noteworthy Events in the History of the World from the Earliest Times Down to the Present Day, Together with an Alphabetical Index
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1914 Very Good 
Brown ribbed cloth, gilt; light soiling, some wear, corners lightly bumped; ex library with usual marks; contents clean and complete; a solid physical reference; fold-out map. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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7 Reddall, Henry Frederic Fact, Fancy, and Fable: a New Handbook for Ready Reference on Subjects Commonly Omitted from Cyclopaedias; Comprising Personal Sobriquets, Familiar Phrases, Popular Appellations, Geographical Nicknames, Literary Pyseudonyms, Mythological Characters...
Chicago A. C. Mcclurg & Company 1889 Very Good 
Black cloth; some wear, re-backed, corners rubbed raw; ex-library with usual marks; contents clean and complete. "Red -Letter Days, Political Slang, Contractions and Abbreviations, Technical Terms, Foreign Words and Phrases, Americanisms, Etc. " 
Price: 24.50 USD
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